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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - February 27, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta Soturdoy, February 27, W! - THE ItTHBRIDGE HERALD - 7 Sinatra, Bergman get high awards HOLLYWOOD (AP) - The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences announced today that singer-actor Frank Sinatra and Swedisih director Ingmar Bergman will receive two of the film industry's most honored awards. Sinatra, an Oscar winner for his supporting role in the 1953 film From Here to Eternity, was voted the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award by the academy's board of governors. The academy said Bergman will receive the Irving G. Thai-berg Memorial Award, the highest honor the industry can give to a filmmaker for "creative producers whose records reflect a consistent high quality of motion picture production." Harrison fined LONDON (Reuter) - Beffltle George Harrison was fined the equivalent of $60 plus $36 costs Tuesday and banned from car-driving for a month. Harrison, who was not in court, earlier had admitted driving without reasonable consideration. Caught in a traffic jam, Harrison had nudged the legs of a policeman three times while moving his car forward slowly, the court was told. OLD WEST STABLES will feature CONTINUOUS TRAIL RIDES On Weekend* - Startlnq Thii Week 3-Hour Rid* - $3.00 MIN. 10 RIDBRS PHONE 328-3255 CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) -Actor James Stewart has been named Man of the Year by the Hasty Pudding Club of Harvard. The award was announced Thursday by the theatrical club, which in past years has honored Bob Hope, Paul Newman, Bill Cosby and Robert Redford. Winner of the Woman of the Year award announced earlier in the week was actress Carol Charming. Stratford theatre show thrills MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) - The Stratford National Theatre company from Canada presented The Duchess of Malfi at the Guthrie Theatre here and local critics were enthusiastic. Mike Steele of the Minneapolis Tribune calls the performance "provocative" and "stunning." John Harvey of the S*. Paul Dispatch says Jean Gascon, Startford's artistic director, had mounted a "brooding, intense and powerful production." John Webster's play was the second offering in as many nights by the Stratford com-pany. Shakespeare's Much Ado about Nothing was the initial presentation. The two productions continue at the Guthrie through March 13. SOUTHERN ALBERTA THEATRES CARDSTON - Mayfair Theatre "KRAKATOA, EAST OF JAVA" In Technicolor. Starring Maximillian Schell. Diane Baker, Brian Keith and Sal Mineo. Saturday, February 27. Shows at 7:00 and 9:00 a.m. Family. FORT MACLEOD - Empress Theatre "THE COCKEYED COWBOYS OF CALICO COUNTY" In Technicolor. Starring Dan "Hoss" Blocker, Nanette Fab-ray and Mickey Rooney. Saturday, February 27. Shows at 7:00 and 9:00 p.m. Family. PICTURE BUTTE - Cinema Theatre "SHALAKO" In Technicolor. Starring Sean Connery and Brigite Bardot. Saturday and Sunday, February 27 and 28. Show each night at 8:00 p.m. Adult. PINCHER CREEK - Fox Theatre "THE MAGNIFICENT TEXAN" In color. Saturday, February 27. Shows at 7:00 and 9:00 p.m. Family. RAYMOND - Capitol Theatre "PAINT YOUR WAGON" In color. Starring Clint Eastwood, Jean Seberg and Lee Marvin. Saturday, February 27. Show at 8:00 p.m. Adult. TABER - Tower Theatre "ACT OF THE HEART" - Starring Genevieve Bujold and Donald "Mash" Sutherland. Saturday, February 27. Shows at 7:00 and 9:00 p.m. Adult. Get more out of lite - Take the family to a movie A spokesman for President, Nguyen Van Thieu said in Saigon that Thieu had been misquoted as saying an invasion of North Vietnam is only a matter of time. "The quotes were inaccurate and out of context," said Hoang Due Nha, press secretary to the president. "What President Thieu said was that South Vietnamese PRESIDENT THIEU . . . Misquoted forces have taken the initiative and are now capable of fighting the Communists any time, any place, on any battlefield." The English-language Saigon Post quoted Th'eu as saving in a speech in Pleiku that "a march on North Vietnam now only depends on the time factor."  *  Senator Jacob K. Javits has said out loud what some other Republican senators are saying privately: The Vietnam war could doom President Nixon next year as it did former president Lyndon B. Johnson in 1988. "The ship of state may be headed for the same rocks which broke ut> and sank the presidency of President Johnson," Javits, a New York Republican, told a trade conference in Chicago. He called for total withdrawal by mid-1972. Husband-wife team returns to festival STRATFORD, Ont. (CP) The husband and wife team of Douglas Rain and Martha Henry will return to the Stratford Festival this season after a two-year absence, Artistic Director Jean Gascon announced Thursday. Mr. Rain will play Mosca In Ben Johnson's Volpone which opens at the festival theatre July 27. Miss Henry will take the role of Lucienne in the Fey-deau play There's One in Every Marriage, opening Aug. 6. The couple last appeared at Stratford in 1968 when they had leading roles in three of that season's productions. SYMPHONY WOMEN'S LEAGUE Presents . . . 10th ANNUAL SYMPHONY BALL SATURDAY, APRIL 3rd at ERICKSEN'S Ticket* on sal* at LEISTER'S * RESERVE YOUR TABLE EARLY - SI5.00 PER COUPLE Music by MINT JULIPS Get Together With Friends Here - DINING OUT IS GRANDI SUNDAY BRUNCH Sunday Family Buffet SERVED 11 A.M. to 2 P.M. Choice of iuice-Hot cakes, Ham, Sausages or Bacon and Beverage. Children Qf\*d Under 12 WUp Adulti 1.35 Served in the Dining Room 4 to I p.m. FEATURING: Prime Ribs of Alberta Beef, Famous Hot Dishes, Jellied Salads, Relishes and many other tasty treats to delight your palate. DURING THE WEEK ENJOY OUR DELICIOUS * LUNCHEON BUFFET DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND SERVED DAILY MONDAY THRU FRIDAYI FEATURING: Our famous Smorgasbord ONLY ....................... *2 MQlQJrtHOXCL MAYOR MAGRATH DRIVE PHONE 327-5701 Charles A, Berns, 69, the genial gourmet who rose from a store clerk's job to found the famous 21 Club in New York City and later the 21 Brands Inc. liquor company, died in Palm Springs, Calif, of a heart attack while on vacation. The club became a favorite of show business1 personalities and other celebrities. � *  After 28 years of searching musty count records, Frank Johnson has found his mother, brother and sister. The family split up in 1943 when the father died and the mother turned the voungsters over to carnival workers. "I am tremendously gratified and relieved that the search is over," Johnson, 35, said in an interview at Stockton. Calif. He had Just located his long-lost sister, Marlene, now 31, living here, and his mother, Grace Lanz, 55, in San Jose, Calif. Recently he was reunited with his brother, now 33, whose name was changed from George Johnson to John Robert Hart when he was adopted at the age of nine. Hart now lives in Los Angeles. Frank and Marlene grew up in foster homes. Humperdinck has odd souvenirs LAS VEGAS (Reuter) - Success can bring unusual re wart's, as British pop singer Engelbert Humperdinck has discovered. Humperdinck, starring in Las Vegas, the scene of his first American success, has a strange collection of souvenirs from his many concerts throughout the world. The items Teachers reject pay hike offer CALGARY (CP) - About 4,000 public school teachers have rejected a conciliation board recommendation to move within one step of a strike vote. Officials of local 38 of the Alberta Teachers' Association said permission for the vote would soon be requested from the provincial government. Teachers voted 2,764 to 596 to turn down the recommendation which called for a pay increase of 6.04 per cent retroactive to Jan. 1, 1971, and 6.32 per cent starting Jan. 1, 1972, plus other benefits. The recommendation, approved unanimously by the public school board last Tuesday, was estimated to increase the city's education budget by $3.5 million or 9.97 per cent this year and $3.9 million or 10.25 per cent in 1972. The last contract expired Dec. 31 and provided for wages of between $5,000 and $13,250 a year depending on qualifications, experience and position in the school. Teacher negotiators urged their members to reject the conciliation award, mostly due to its denial of their demands for improved working conditions. Negotiations have been going on for six months. New session of legislature set for March ST. JOHN'S, Nfld. (CP) -Premier Joseph SmaUwood said here that the Newfoundland legislature will probably open a new session "sometime in March" but it will not be March 3 as announced earlier. He made the comment during a discussion with a group of parents concerning the current strike of Newfoundland school teachers. The premier gave no reason for the delay. Atmosphere probe set at Vernon VERNON - A $200,000 atmospheric sounding station at Vernon, B.C., which will probe 20 miles into the atmosphere, is scheduled for completion in October. The station will make measurements o f temperature, pressure and humidity from ground level to 20 miles up. Data received will be used to analyze atmospheric conditions in southern B.C. and assist in daterming the large-scale flow patterns over Canada and the northern hemisphere as a whole. The station was located at Vernon to fill an upper level atmosphere gap over Western Canada. Data will be collected twice daily by a balloon-borne package called a radiosonde which contains temperature, pressure and humidity sensors and a radio transmitter which will send signals to the ground-based receiving station. Speed and direction of wind at various levels will also be determined. The station will be staffed by four meteorological technicians. include brassieres, hotel keys and panties-77 pairs of them, some with messages attached. The 34-year-old singer, who changed his name in 1966 from Gerry Dorsey to that of an old German composer and raced to the top of the hit parade with a record which sold five million copies, has made a strange collection as his popularity has grown. Of the panties he says: ,'Women throw them out of the audience. Some come right up to the front of the stage and throw them. I keep them all at Charles in Germany OSNABRUECK (Reuter) -Prince Charles arrived in this West German city Thursday on a private two-day visit to the Royal Regiment of Wales, of which he is honorary colonel. Today's Showtimes PARAMOUNT Saturday Short Subjects - 2:40, 4:50, 7:00, 9:15. "Wild Country" 1:00, 3:10, 5:20, 7:35, 9:45 Last Complete Show - 9:15 Sunday Short Subjects - 2:15, 8:15 "Wild Country" 2:45 8:45 Last Complete Show - 8:15 PARAMOUNT CINEMA Saturday Short Subjects - 7:15, 9:25 "Girl in My Soup" 7:50, 10:00. Last Complete Show - 9:25 Sunday Short Subjects - 8:15 "Girl in My Soup" - 8:50 One Complete Show - 8:15 COLLEGE CINEMA Saturday "Tora Tora Tora" 2:10, 4:35, 7:00, 9:25 Last Complete Show - 9:25 Sunday "Tora Tora Tora" 2:15, 8:15 Last Complete Show - 8:15 DIETRICH DENTURE CLINIC ROSS A. HOSACK Certified Dental Mechanic National Store Bldg. Ph. 327-7244 Lethbridge APPEARING TONIGHT "BOBBY REES" STARTING MARCH 1st APPEARING NIGHTLY "THE NEW FACES" On* of th� finest bands In Western Canada Lethbridge Hotel Cor. 5th St. and 2nd Ave. South CALL 327-2224 327-3838 327-4440 UNITED CABS Gerald Baker-Earl Collins Lynn Baker-John Tennant Mike Tinordi- Henry Welbreck DONT MISS m WHOOP-UP SADDLE CLUB RUMMAGE SALE AND BAZAAR POLISH HALL-8th Ave. and 13th St. N. MARCH 8th and 9th PROCEEDS ARE TO IMPROVE GYMKHANA GROUNDS DONATIONS GREATLY APPRECIATED New merchandise for sal* and on display by the following merchants: Norbridge Trading Centra - Leather goods from Mexico; Western Stockman Supplies - Everything for the horseman; Doug's Music Store - trophies, sport equip, and recordsl Rehabilitation Centre - Handmade crafts by disabled persons; Elisabeth Anne Beauty Salon - Wigs and beauty supplies; Van Pelts - Imported jewelry and merchandise from Holland; Baking - Homemade by members of the Saddle Club. CONCESSION BOOTH OPEN 9-9 P.M. Door Prizes - Compliments Spic and Span Dry Cleaners COFFEE, HOMEMADE PIES, CHOCOLATE BARS, SOFT DRINKS, etc. Everything under one roof. EVERYBODY invited to come and brows* and enjoy some western hospitality. MUSIC COMPLIMENTS OF CJOC LABOR CLUB Corner 2nd Ave. and 13th Street North Weekend Entertainment TONITE SOCIAL EVENING Saturday, Feb. 27-9 p.m.-l a.m. MAIN HALL - $5.00 PER COUPLE Music By The "Cameos" Members and Invited Guests! home in England-once I had to carry one selection through the British customs in a golf bag." Humperdinck's wife isn't too perturbed by the collection- "She understands. That's show business." Success has also brought other problems, such as the desire of many fans to grab some of the singer's clothing as a personal memento. LOST PANTS "In New York we didn't finish one concert because of the fans coming on to the stage. They go for the tie first, and then your shirt. I have only, lost my trousers once. That was in Britain." Humperdinck started singing ballads in British working men's clubs when he was 17. Success eluded him, and record companies began to get tired of hearing from a strug- gling singer called Gerry Dorsey. Then in 1966 he met the man who was to steer him on tho road to stardom, Gordon Mills, who managed the meteoric rise of Tom Jones, the singing star from Wales, told Dorsey to change his name to Humperdinck, and soon his first record under the new name was in tho charts. But it was the second, Release Me, which lilt the jackpot, selling five million copies and turning the former Gerry Dorsey into a star overnight. YOUR PHILIPS' DEALER WITH SERVICE RADIO and TV 302 13th St. N. JACK'S 5$ The Baron Suggests Baron Burger Pickles, onions, 2 patties, special sauce ' 3C IIaIi.vm Lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise An. DelUXe p)0, f/eneh fries . ........ 80C ........ 55* Baronette ....... Cheese Burger......604 Tiny Baron..........304 Mushroom Burger .... 656 Charcoal Burger .... 654 Coney Island Hot Dog 354 Grilled Ham ....... 604 Grilled Tuna .......454 Grilled Cheese......354 Steak Sandwich .....t54 Corned Beef on-Rye 754 Fish 'n Chips ...... 754 Taco 35c each . . 3 for si French Fries .......254 Onion Rings ........354 Drinks, .. 154, 204, 304 Shakes ............404 1515 Mayor Magrath Drive - Phone 328-4717 ELKS PUBLIC BINGO EVERY THURSDAY 8 p.m. 16 GAMES 2-$5O0 JACKPOTS IN 48 AND 53 NOS. PUBLIC-UPSTAIRS MEMBERS AND GUESTS IN CANTEEN 1251 3rd Avenue South ENTERTAINMENT for ELKS and GUESTS in CLUB ROOMS TONITE SATURDAY'S DANCE - METROS PLAYING AT THE YORK HOTEL Cor. 13th St. and 3rd Ave. N. "NASHVILLE REFLECTIONS" A popular country-western rock group! ONE WEEK ONLY March 1st through 6th COLLEGE NOW SHOWING THRU WED. NOMINATED FOR 5 ACADEMY AWARDS FAMILY hJSMWIm FAMILY NOMINATED FOR 5 ACADEMY AWARDS 2a he re-creation ot the incredible attach on Pearl Harbor mibntixytapresentillWTDW For the ITntfed States Sequences Stag mm BAISAM m 'Admiral KimmeT JOSEPH COnEH 8$"Henrt LSlimson" L6.MARSH*LLts'UCoLBrtUon" Fw Die itopuie* Sequences Slami^SOHYUWUMuWiralTiiMiMb'' THSUVA WWSH1 as'Cdr. GerKb'*' TAKAHIRQ IMIUfiA u"Lt Cdr. Fuchkk" SUNDAY 2 SHOWS 2:15 and 8:15 p.m. 2 SHOWS MONDAY 7:00 and 9:20 p.m. 2 Shows Sunday 2:15 and 8:15 p.m. 3 Shows Mon. and Tues. 2:15-7:00-9:15 p.m. FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT They stood together to claim a dream!. WaLTDISNEYmoductiom" TNMMilPCbltrfnV � TODAY thru TUES. technicolor* E�� PARAMOUNT Sunday One Show Only 8:15 p.m. Monday 2 Shows 7:15 and 9:25 *rmm WmmGood! PETER SELLERS -GOLDIE HAWN COLOR  From Columbia Pictures RESTRICTED ADULT PARAMOUNT CINIMA 4th A v I K tjtt> SI  1.' / ' 11h NOW SHOWING ;